The uniform books on statistics by indian authors pdf and specific requirement of Indian Journal of Dental Research are summarised below. The manuscripts will be reviewed for possible publication with the understanding that they are being submitted to one journal at a time and have not been published, simultaneously submitted, or already accepted for publication elsewhere. The Editors review all submitted manuscripts initially.
Manuscripts with insufficient originality, serious scientific flaws, or absence of importance of message are rejected. The journal will not return the unaccepted manuscripts. Other manuscripts are sent to two or more expert reviewers without revealing the identity of the authors to the reviewers. Articles accepted would be copy edited for grammar, punctuation, print style, and format. Page proofs will be sent to the first author, which has to be returned within five days. Randomised controlled trials, intervention studies, studies of screening and diagnostic test, outcome studies, cost effectiveness analyses, case-control series, and surveys with high response rate. Up to 2500 words excluding references and abstract.
Up to 1000 words excluding references and abstract and up to 8 references. Number of figures should be restricted to a maximum of 6. Cases with clinical significance or implications will be given priority, whereas, mere reporting of a rare case may not be considered. Up to 2000 words excluding references and abstract and up to 10 references.
Systemic critical assessments of literature and data sources. Up to 3500 words excluding references and abstract. They should not be preliminary observations that need a later paper for validation. Up to 400 words and 4 references. Only those who have done substantial work in a particular field can write a review article.
The journal expects the authors to give post-publication updates on the subject of review. The update should be brief, covering the advances in the field after the publication of article and should be sent as letter to editor, as and when major development occur in the field. Announcements of conferences, meetings, courses, awards, and other items likely to be of interest to the readers should be submitted with the name and address of the person from whom additional information can be obtained. All persons designated as authors should qualify for authorship, and all those who qualify should be listed.